Rao Enteprises (www.raoenterprises.com) was established in 1984 in Belgaum, India as a Textile manufacturing firm, producing Polyester Sarees (A traditional Indian dress). In 1996, the group diversified into the field of Engineering and started manufacturing Ball Valve components such as Balls, Stems, Glands etc. They used the latest machining technology in the form of CNC machines, which gave their components superior quality and repeatability. Soon Rajeev and Company became the sought after company for Ball Valve Components. In 2006, the company diversified into manufacturing Ball Valves under its own brand name "Kavaata Valves".
In 2012 a new division named Kavaata Tools (www.kavaatatools.com) was started to manufacture U drills and Spot face cutters.